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Apple had to acquire Lightning trademark from Motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson





In order to put the new Lightning technology on the market, Apple had to purchase the trademark “Lightning” from the motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson. Patently Apple reports that two Apple trademark applications published by EU Patent & Trademark Office show the transfer of the trademark officially occurred on Saturday.


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Monday, November 26th, 2012. 18:46

Polaroid Photos Of The First Apple Computers



Circuit board hooked up to a monitor and keyboard

Technologizer's Harry McCracken reported on some photos taken in 1976 by Paul Terrel from the Byte Shop in Mountain View. The Byte Shop was one of several computer stores in the world at that time and later become the first dealer for a startup company called Apple Computer.


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Saturday, November 24th, 2012. 12:25

Weekend Sales from Gameloft, Sega, Namco, Tin Man Games and Gamerizon



Here is what's on sale from Gameloft, Sega, Namco, Tin Man Games and Gamerizon. Take a look at these 77 games that are on sale this time:


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Friday, November 23rd, 2012. 16:43

Game Sale from Electronic Arts



Here is a list of games that are on sale this weekend from EA as well as the EA-owned Chillingo, Firemonkeys and PopCap. Take a look, some are as low as FREE:


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Adults and children prefer iPad to other devices



According to a research conducted by Nielsen in the United States, over the course of the next 6 months, consumers between the age of 6 to 12 years are interested in buying iOS products form Apple. New Nintendo Wii U took the second place on popularity, but rated behind the iPad. However, iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad Mini entered the top 5 most popular products for this age group.


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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012. 21:55

Siri will soon speak and understand Arabic, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian, and Swedish



Apple is hiring new team members to help make Siri available in Arabic, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish, according to a company job posting.

Apple’s official list of currently supported languages and availability by country for Siri is below:


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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012. 14:10

Apple airs new iPhone 5 ads



Apple airs new iPhone 5 ads showcasing Shared Photo Streams for Thanksgiving and noise canceling microphone

The first ad is a Thanksgiving special that demonstrates the iOS 6 Shared Photo Streams feature.

The second ad shows off the new iPhone 5′s noise canceling microphone:


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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012. 13:32

Nokia Launched Free Mapping Service Called HERE Maps



As promised, last night Nokia launched an alternative to Apple’s Maps service for iOS – a cross-platform app called "HERE Maps". Here is based on HTML 5 and now it is available on the iTunes Store for iPad, iPod touch and iPhone. The service offers users different map views, Facebook login integration, ability to work in offline mode and features allowing users to share their location information.


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Tuesday, November 20th, 2012. 21:30

Arbitration court can resolve Apple-Motorola patent dispute.



The arbitral court was considering Apple and Google issues which were about the infringement of patents. Bloomberg reported on Friday that details of preliminary discussions were revealed during the court filing. The two companies exchanged proposals in which they proposed a mandatory arbitration trial to reach a licensing agreement.


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Tuesday, November 20th, 2012. 11:53

Next iPhone And iPad Expected In The Middle Of 2013?



According to Digitimes, market observers believe that Apple’s suppliers will have a very strong first quarter of 2013 due to launches of the new iPhone and iPad expected in the middle of the next year. The report said:


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Tuesday, November 20th, 2012. 0:35

Early Builds Of OS X 10.9 Include Maps And Siri Integration



According to 9to5mac, early builds of OS X 10.9, which are currently tested, show that Maps and Siri integration may come to Macs next year.

However, it is currently unknown if Siri will be part of OS X 10.9 for users. Apple already offers Mac users Text-to-Speech and Dictation functionality, but integration with Siri would presumably offer voice search and voice command services to Mac users.


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Monday, November 19th, 2012. 19:51

Fake apps from ‘Apple Inc’ end up on Google Play market for Android



This is interesting - somebody created fake Apple apps in Android AppStore. Fortunately Google removed all of them by now.

   

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Monday, November 19th, 2012. 13:51

Survey: 42 percent Оf U.S. Windows Users Intend To Switch To Apple



Internet software company Avast conducted a survey of Windows users to find out how many people plan to upgrade to the latest version of the Windows and got some surprising results.


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Friday, November 16th, 2012. 0:23

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Microsoft CEO Hinted At Possibility Of Building Their Own Phone



Yesterday Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer gave interview to LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman in Santa Clara. TechCrunch pointed to audio clip from an interview where Ballmer talked about the role of Windows 8 in the smartphone market dominated by Android and iOS. In 2007, Ballmer laughed at the iPhone’s high price, but it appears that Microsoft CEO still thinks Apple’s smartphones are priced too high. Balmer said in the interview:


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Thursday, November 15th, 2012. 20:45

Step-by-step Tutorial: How to Tether Jailbreak iPod Touch 4G Using RedSn0w 0.9.15 (Windows) [iOS 6.0.1]



This is step-by-step instructions on how to perform tethered jailbreak of your iPod Touch 4G on iOS 6.0.1 firmware using RedSn0w 0.9.15 for Windows.

Tethered jailbreak means that each time you restart your device you will need to connect it to a computer and run redsn0w.


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